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Basile, LA
A 27-year-old female asked:

I have ovarian cysts on the left side and right side of ovary and it feels like menstrual cramps is that a bad sign?

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Dr. Felecia Sumner
Family Medicine 11 years experience
Ruptured cyst: It is very common for ovarian cysts to rupture, and at that time, you can have abdominal cramping that feels like a period. This is nothing to worry about. If your pain is difficult to bear, however, or if you have a fever, or nausea/vomiting, then see your doctor. Best wishes.
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